This has changed from ten years ago when the figure was 44 per cent. It says around one in ten Americans has used online dating services.It also said 11 per cent of people who started a long-term relationship in the past decade met their partner online.The criminals pose as potential partners and contact people seeking romance on dating sites.After a period of correspondence, they start asking their victim for money.The Pew Report warned people to be careful about those who tell lies about themselves online.About 54 per cent of online daters said they had a date with someone who was a lot different from their profile. He opened doors, offered me his hand, paid for the date etc.
But finding love over the internet is a good way of meeting a marriage partner, research has showed.They use many different kinds of excuses and reasons why they need money. More women than men were scammed, with 61 per cent of the victims being female.The police force in London reported 3,900 people being scammed online in 2016. A senior police officer described the damage the scams do to victims.I suppose I could say I’m voluptuous or pleasantly plump or whatever people say but I think euphemisms tend to give a sense of discomfort and I’m very comfortable and happy with myself and my body just as I am. Just in case literacy is not someone’s strong point I also included picture of me hanging out, you know…being fat.I also know that my look isn’t attractive to everyone and I think that’s fine, I’m just not the woman for you.” At the end of the profile I have a list, the title of which says: “If any of the following are true, you should look elsewhere. So here is the conversation: Him: Um, size is a problem for me when it comes to lust. Him: I just can’t see ever wanting to tear your clothes off and throw you down. Me: I already have plenty of friends, and honestly, I put this in my profile several times specifically to avoid having to have this conversation.We talked for about an hour and a half just about hobbies and stuff and he kept bringing up going on other dates. That’s when he paused and then this happened (this is an abbreviation of the conversation hitting the high points).